CVE-2017-13734

Published: 29 August 2017

There is an illegal address access in the _nc_safe_strcat function in strings.c in ncurses 6.0 that will lead to a remote denial of service attack.

Priority

Negligible

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
ncurses
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (6.0+20170827-1)
Ubuntu 21.10 (Impish Indri) Not vulnerable
(6.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(6.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(6.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(6.1-1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Needed

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Needed